Host Ari Daniel Shapiro dives deep to discover a white worm as tall as your refrigerator that breathes through bright red feathery “lips.” This isn’t a creature from outer space. Meet Riftia, a tube worm that lives in deep-sea vents, and learn the surprising lessons this denizen of the abyss is teaching scientists about life on Earth.
Scientists travel down to bottom of the ocean on a treasure hunt for marine life. Tell us about the kind of treasure you would like to find at the bottom of the ocean. Email your story to: firstname.lastname@example.org